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[Connecticut] Police: Danielson woman exposed child to synthetic marijuana smoke

Danielson woman is a accused of putting a 3-year-old at risk by exposing the child to secondhand smoke from synthetic marijuana, also known as K2 or Spice.
Norwich (CT) Bulletin
added Oct 29, 2013 16:30

Ask Amy: He can't abide son's chewing tobacco habit

Convey this to him: "We love to see you. You are an adult and are in charge of your own life. However, as you know, we don't tolerate tobacco use inside our home. That means if you care to 'chaw,' you'll have to do it outside." If he chooses to step outsi
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Sep 14, 2013 08:38

How do policy advisors and practitioners prioritise the protection of children from secondhand smoke exposure in a country with advanced tobacco control policy?

Children's SHSE in their homes is unequivocally accepted as an important health priority, but it is not currently perceived to be a top public health priority in Scotland.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 17, 2013 10:05

VIDEO: The Breast Way to Prevent Breast Cancer

women who breastfed their baby for six months or longer had lower risks of developing breast cancer later in life. This protection was seen only in women who didn't smoke.
added Aug 15, 2013 10:35

Second-Hand Smoke, Asthma Link Remains

Action Points Note that this analysis of NHANES data demonstrated that children with asthma were more likely to be exposed to second-hand smoke than those without asthma. Although the study design can not confirm causality, the weight of evidence sugges
MedPage Today
added Aug 10, 2013 12:44

[UK, UK-Wales, USA] Mothers who smoke during pregnancy are more likely to have children with 'bad behaviour or ADHD'

An analysis of three existing studies from New Zealand, the U.S. and Cardiff analysed rates of conduct problems between the ages of four and 10 years. Children are more likely to be unruly and badly behaved if their mothers smoked in pregnancy, claim re
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 24, 2013 18:29

Dear Abby: Wife's smoking clouds marriage

This is less about a contest of wills than the fact that you are addicted to nicotine and can’t stop using. You’re an adult, not a naughty teenager, so stop acting like one. The cigarette is not your friend; your husband is.
Amarillo (TX) Globe-News
added Jun 29, 2013 11:38

Pediatric practices can offer smoking cessation assistance to parents of their patients

Finally some good news for parents who smoke: you may now be able to get help quitting from an unlikely source, your child's doctor. A study in the journal Pediatrics, which has been posted online, shows that it is feasible for pediatric practices to
added Jun 25, 2013 07:40

[Georgia] KELLEY: Don’t expose children to second-hand smoke in cars

Unfortunately, all my siblings smoked for many years, and each suffering declining health associated with that habit. All four received cardiac bypass surgery before age 50, and each died at an early age in the 1990s.
Macon (GA) Telegraph
added Jun 8, 2013 17:28

[UK] New campaign hammers out stark warning over impact of second-hand smoking on St Helens children (From St Helens Star)

Today (Tuesday, June 4) a new Smokefree Homes and Cars campaign aims to highlight the hazards second-hand smoke can cause in enclosed spaces. St Helens Council is to reinforce national TV and radio adverts that show smoking by a window or the backdoor i
St Helens Star (uk)
added Jun 4, 2013 02:24
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